Karla Wiser is originally from Huntingdon, PA. She joined the Juniata College staff in 2001 and has been working part-time since 2008.
Some of Karla’s duties include assisting the Director of Corporation and Foundation Support, Michael Keating in preparing budgets for grant proposals. Wiser tracks and modifies budgets after the grants are awarded, provides the external and internal financial reports of awarded grants and responds to requests for financial grant related surveys. Mrs. Wiser’s other responsibilities include assisting Principal lnvestigators with understanding Juniata College’s policies for procuring goods and services as well as negotiating the College’s indirect cost rate.
After graduating from Juniata, Karla worked in public accounting as an auditor for four years.
Karla is married with two children, Victoria and Nathan. When she is not working, she enjoys shuttling the little Wisers from one activity to the next or cheering for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Although Karla enjoys traveling, this hobby has been so far reserved to the states within the country, and some of Canada. She has visited numerous states along the East Coast as well as Hawaii and California.
Karla received her Bachelor in Arts from Juniata College in 1997 and is a Certified Public Assistant.